Athletics

Owen Talks Favorite Sports

Owen is a delight to be around. He participates in karate, soccer, baseball and is in the middle of his first year of Cub Scouts and loves it. He is very excited for this upcoming baseball season at SFXAA. Q. You are involved in many sports. Which sports do you play? A. I play baseball and soccer and I do …

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St Francis Xavier Varsity Softball Team Wins the CYAA Tournament

The St. Francis Xavier Varsity Softball Team won the large school Catholic Youth Athletic Association Junior High Tournament held in January. In the championship game, St. Francis Xavier faced St. Thomas the Apostle.The two teams had faced off earlier in the season. When the teams played again in the CYAA tournament both teams played a close defensive game that ended …

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Kayla Talks Color Guard, Basketball, and Martial Arts

Q. You have participated in Color guard for two years at JMPS tell us more about that? A. Color Guard is a lot of fun. Last year was my fist year and I came in a little late. I had a hard time learning the moves, but I began to love it very quickly. This year I am the color guard …

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Trevor Shines On and Off the Court

Q. As you prepare for the Volleyball season, you are also still playing Basketball! Your team is headed to the State Tournament this weekend. How do you juggle two sports at once? A. In all honestly, I just go through the motions as if I were only playing one. I show up when I can, treat my body right, and …

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Triple Threat, Malasia, Talks Football, Volleyball, and Student Council

Malasia has played football since she was very young. During that time playing starting quarterback. She has also played volleyball for her school and in community programs.  She’s done triathlons, spelling bees, 5k runs…she’s done it all, and all before the age of thirteen. Q. You play football tell us more about that?  A. I’ve played football since I was …

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Paul Talks Basketball at Starshine Academy

Q. You play basketball for Starshine what position do you play? A. I play basketball for StarShine Academy, and I play the shooting guard, I can also play a little bit of the point guard. Making me a little bit of a combo guard. Q. How long have you been playing basketball? A. I have been playing basketball since I …

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Ava, The State Winner of The NFL’s Punt, Pass, and Kick Competition

Ava not only was the state winner in her age group for the NFL’s Punt Pass and Kick (PPK) competition her score also placed her in the top four in the nation! Because of placing in the top four, she won an all-expenses paid trip to Orlando, FL to attend the NFL Pro-Bowl game and a day a Disney World. …

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Third Grader Adam Talks About His Successes in Wrestling

Adam is a star wrestler for the Grindhouse Wrestling Club! He is dedicated to succeeding both in the classroom and on the wrestling mat! Q. How long have you been wrestling for? A. Two years.  Q. What led you to becoming so interested in wrestling? A. I saw that you could get your college paid for because of it.  I …

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Keagan Talks Football and Acting

Keagan has participated in several sports at James Madison. He’s played football, ultimate frisbee, soccer, baseball, and basketball. Last fall he helped lead his football team to the state final where they we’re 2nd runners-up. He enjoys drama and has participated in several of the plays at James Madison. Q. You play football for James Madison Prep. What position do …

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Freedom Academy Student, Max, Talks School and Sports

Max is a very naturally athletic boy. He’s been climbing trees basically since he was born! Max is a gymnast, a very good artist, a skate boarder, and a very sweet young man. Max mentions that he loves his school almost everyday. Q. You have enjoyed school this year at Freedom Academy…what makes Freedom Academy a great school for you? …

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